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## The other coincidence problem

J. S. Bloom points out:

$\Omega_{\Lambda,0} \approxeq 1 - \left(\frac{1}{\alpha_0}\right)^{1/e}/\pi^e;$

so putting constraints on the evolution of the fine structure constant away from its present value. With no apologies whatsoever to xkcd.

### 2 Responses

1. To be fair, this was to show that a genetic algorithm could be used to generate any crackpot connection between numbers and constants.

2. Okay, okay! You’re right that I should have made that more explicit. 🙂